Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 242012
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
312 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Mississippi...

  Tallahala Creek At Laurel affecting Jones County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

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MSC067-260212-
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/LURM6.2.ER.170622T0815Z.170625T0000Z.170629T1312Z.NO/
312 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Tallahala Creek At Laurel.
* until Thursday evening.
* At 2:45 PM Saturday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.5 feet just
  after midnight tonight.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet...Water begins to affect building on the right
  bank just downstream near Highway 15. Several other buildings
  further downstream are affected as well.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Tallahala Creek
Laurel         13  16.4 Sat 03 PM  16.3  15.4  15.8  16.5 01 AM 06/25


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LAT...LON 3137 8915 3156 8923 3181 8913 3182 8902
      3156 8911 3140 8914



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